Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 404

Wilhelm Morgner
Kreuzigung, 1912.
Oil on canvas
€ 40,000 - 60,000

$ 45,600 - 68,400

Lot description
Kreuzigung. 1912.
Oil on canvas.
Lower right monogrammed and dated. Verso dated, titled and inscribed by a hand other than that of the artist. 130 x 104.5 cm (51.1 x 41.1 in).

• Wilhelm Morgner is considered an exceptional expressionist talent
• In 1912, the year this work was made, Wilhelm Morgner took part in the Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne
• Characterized by the expressiveness of the pure color – a typical trait of Wilhelm Morgner
• Seminal work by the artist who fell on the battlefield in 1917 at the young age of 26
The work is registered at the Wilhelm-Morgner-Archive, Soest, with the number G 301.

PROVENANCE: Claus Korff-Morgner, Soest.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.
Private collection.

LITERATURE: Wilhelm Morgner. Biblische Themen, Museum Abtei Liesborn, 1985, p. 57 (with illu.).

Called up: July 18, 2020 - ca. 15.44 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Wilhelm Morgner "Kreuzigung"
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Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 32%, for the share above € 500,000: 27% buyer's premium
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Regular taxation:
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Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 2.4% including statutory sales tax.